Destination guide

Captivating Edison will entice you

The area's monuments and entertainment are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Edison. Renowned for its shopping, restaurants and bird watching, this city welcomes all visitors. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Edison

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Edison a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Triple C Ranch and Nature Center (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Plainfield Country Club (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Tamarack Golf Course (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Ashbrook Golf Course (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Kids N' Shape (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Shackamaxon Country Club (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Edison

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Edison is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Johnson Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Rutgers Gardens (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Buccleuch Park (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Roosevelt Park (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Negri-Napote Native Grassland Preserve (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Delaware and Raritan Canal State Park (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Edison

The nearest airport is in Manville, NJ (JVI-Central Jersey Regional), located 10.1 mi (16.3 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Linden, NJ (LDJ), which is 10.9 mi (17.5 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Edison Station.

Where to stay near Edison?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 83 holiday rentals near Edison. From 54 Houses to 16 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Edison for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Edison?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Edison:

  • Brooklyn: 1,054 holiday homes
  • Journal Square: 101 holiday homes
  • McGinley Square: 121 holiday homes
  • West Bergen: 69 holiday homes
  • Bergen/Lafayette: 166 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Edison?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Edison. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Thomas Edison Museum: 660 holiday rentals
  • New Jersey Convention and Exposition Center: 267 holiday rentals
  • Light Dispelling Darkness: 371 holiday rentals
  • Stephen J. Capestro Theater: 378 holiday rentals
  • AMC Dine-In Theatres Menlo Park 12: 468 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Edison listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Edison?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 54 Houses in Edison. Our other popular types of Edison holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 16 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 5 holiday houses
  • Studios: 19 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Edison?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6 holiday homes with pool available in Edison. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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